Amity Regional High School

Amity Regional High School serves 1,578 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Amity Regional High School operates within the Regional 05 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1578 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 123 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,578 students
Amity Regional High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Amity Regional High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 123 teachers
Amity Regional High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Amity Regional High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.31 is less than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
Amity Regional High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.31 0.40
Amity Regional High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
32%
Amity Regional High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
5%
Amity Regional High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,352 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $18,431 is higher than the state average of $17,550. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,946 is higher than the state average of $15,389. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Regional 05 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
4
Number of Students Managed 2,352 1,685
Regional   05 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Regional   05 School District Graduation Rate (1993-2009)
District Total Revenue $46 MM $31 MM
Regional   05 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $42 MM $27 MM
Regional   05 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $18,431 $17,550
Regional   05 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $16,946 $15,389
Regional   05 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Common Ground High School (3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Amity Middle School: Bethany (4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Beecher Road School (1.6 miles away)
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